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by jpscribbla
Tue May 28, 2013 3:31 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Use of 19th century newspaper articles in my book
Replies: 11
Views: 10283

Thanks for replying so promptly Andy! Yes I fear you are right about the access to and use of images digitised by companies such as BrightSolid. I don't object to paying to view the images, fair enough, but it is a bit rich that they can claim copyright in that way and charge a 'licence' fee for the...
by jpscribbla
Tue May 28, 2013 1:44 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Use of 19th century newspaper articles in my book
Replies: 11
Views: 10283

Use of 19th century newspaper articles in my book

Hello, I am writing a family history book which I'm hoping to sell. I'd like to include notices and announcements from old 19th century newspapers relevant to my story. I'm aware that images I find online would be the copyright of the website I found them on. However, if I were to find such articles...